Symptoms and findings predictive for the development of new retinal breaks.

  title={Symptoms and findings predictive for the development of new retinal breaks.},
  author={Koen A van Overdam and Marijke Wefers Bettink-Remeijer and Caroline C. W. Klaver and P. G. Mulder and Annette C Moll and Jan C van Meurs},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={123 4},
OBJECTIVE To validate the conclusion of our previous prospective study of 250 patients with isolated posterior vitreous detachment: follow-up visits are only necessary if patients mention symptoms of flashes in combination with multiple floaters or a curtain or cloud at the initial examination, or an increase in number of floaters after the initial examination. METHODS Prospective study of 270 consecutive patients with symptomatic isolated posterior vitreous detachment. All patients completed… CONTINUE READING


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